[huh-bak-uh k, hab-uh-kuhk, -koo k] /həˈbæk ək, ˈhæb əˌkʌk, -ˌkʊk/
a Minor Prophet of the 7th century b.c.
a book of the Bible bearing his name.
noun (Old Testament)
a Hebrew prophet
the book containing his oracles and canticle
embrace, the eighth of the twelve minor prophets. Of his personal history we have no reliable information. He was probably a member of the Levitical choir. He was contemporary with Jeremiah and Zephaniah.
[Spanish ah-vah-nah] /Spanish ɑˈvɑ nɑ/ noun 1. . /aˈβana/ noun 1. the Spanish name for Havana /həˈbænə/ noun 1. Bryan. born 1983; South African Rugby Union player: scored a record-equalling eight tries for the South Africa side that won the 2007 World Cup
[hah-buh-nair-uh or, often, -nyair-uh] /ˌhɑ bəˈnɛər ə or, often, -ˈnyɛər ə/ noun 1. a dance of Cuban origin. 2. the music for this dance, having a slow duple meter and a rhythm similar to that of a tango. /ˌhæbəˈnɛərə/ noun 1. a slow Cuban dance in duple time 2. a piece of music composed for […]
plural noun See abdabs noun Anxiety or nervous tension: Starting any new project gives her the abdabs (1945+)
[Sephardic Hebrew hahv-dah-lah; Ashkenazic Hebrew hahv-daw-luh] /Sephardic Hebrew hɑv dɑˈlɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew hɑvˈdɔ lə/ noun, Hebrew. 1. . [Sephardic Hebrew hahv-dah-lah; Ashkenazic Hebrew hahv-daw-luh] /Sephardic Hebrew hɑv dɑˈlɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew hɑvˈdɔ lə/ noun, Hebrew. 1. a religious ceremony, observed by Jews at the conclusion of the Sabbath or a festival, that consists of blessings over […]
[hey-bee-uh s kawr-puh s] /ˈheɪ bi əs ˈkɔr pəs/ noun, Law. 1. a writ requiring a person to be brought before a judge or court, especially for investigation of a restraint of the person’s liberty, used as a protection against illegal imprisonment. /ˈheɪbɪəs ˈkɔːpəs/ noun 1. (law) a writ ordering a person to be brought […]